But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you; and ye shall be witnesses unto me in Jerulsalem, and in all Judea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth. Acts 1:8
Pearl River Baptist Association
Sunday, February 07, 2016
Kingdom Builders for Christ--The Local Church/Association Working Together
Please Pray for Our Troops and Missionaries Around the World.
Physical Address:
1376 McNeill Steephollow Road
Carriere, MS 39426
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 489
McNeill, MS  39457 
February 2016
Facilities/Operations Team Meeting
   A Facilities/Operations Team Meeting will be held on February 11th at the Association Office at 6:30 p.m. If you are a member of this team we ask that you please make arrangements to be in attendance.
RA Racing Day
        The annual RA Racing Day will be held on Saturday, February 13th from 9:30 a.m. until noon. Trophies will be given for the LAD (1-3rd grades) and Crusaders (4 – 6th grades) for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. Make plans now to bring your RAs with their Pine Derby Racers to compete for these trophies. Parents and Grandparents are welcome to come watch. Lunch will conclude this event. 
Ladies Prayer Retreat 
         The Association will sponsor a Ladies Prayer Retreat on Saturday, February 20th from 9:00 a.m. until Noon at the Lee Conference Center. The Theme of our Retreat this year will be "Here Am I. Send Me." Our Guest Speaker will be Linda Ray. Linda and husband, Mike were IMB Missionaries located in Ukraine before relocating to Greece. They are now retired and living in the Jackson area. Lunch will be served. We ask you to please contact the Association Office by Wednesday, February 17th to let us know how many women plan to attend from your Church. We need to have a count to prepare for Lunch. Plan to come and receive a Blessing. All women are invited to attend.
State Disaster Relief Training
        Lakeshore Baptist Church (6028 Lakeshore Road, Bay St. Louis) will be the location of the next State Disaster Relief Training. It will be held on   Saturday, February 27th from 8:00 a.m. till noon. Training will include “Involving Southern Baptist in Disaster Relief Seminar, and then break-out sessions. Participants may choose one of the following training tracts: 
Feeding, Chainsaw, Chaplaincy, Childcare, Mud Out/Blue
Tarping/Shower Trailer, Basic Assessment, or Developing a Disaster Relief Team in Your Church
       The cost is $7.00 per person which covers the cost of a background check and ID card (sent to participant once background check is completed). 
        For more information you may call the MS Baptist Disaster Relief Department at 601-292-3339 or 1-800-748-1651 or visit atwww.mbcb.org.
Yellow hats and T-shirts will be available for purchase.
RA’s Father & Son Fishing Rodeo 
      There were 14 present and 2 churches represented at this year’s RA Father & Son Fishing Rodeo which was held on Saturday, August 8th.   
     Winners this year were:  Largest Fish -       Jimmy Griffith - Bethel BC
         Most Fish Caught -       Julian Dillard - Bethel BC          
         Smallest Fish Caught - Chance Griffith - Bethel BC
3rd Annual Ella’s Light Children’s Ministry Fun Day
     Saturday, September 19, 2015;  9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Jack Reed Park   on the Boulevard in Picayune, MS.  Food, entertainment, fun jumpers,  raffle, silent auction, face painting and much more.  Free Admission and wear lots of pink.  For more information or to help please call/text or email: Karen Miller 601-590-0790      Teresa Coplan 601-337-3127
kkm_coo@charter.net          Nadine_1964Wyahoo.com

James Dobson Family Minute